Governance in urban and peri-urban vegetable farming in Tamale, Northern Ghana

Governance in urban and peri-urban vegetable farming in Tamale, Northern Ghana •Urban food system governance involves a configuration of heterogeneous interacting individual and institutional actors.•Food system governors and subjects co-construct everyday governance.•Actors take advantage of overlaps, plurality and ambiguity through forum and institutional shopping to advance their agendas.•Hybrid governance occurs when multiple institutions acknowledge each other or ally with each other to co-govern.•There is a special need for transparency in hybrid governance processes. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Land Use Policy Elsevier

Governance in urban and peri-urban vegetable farming in Tamale, Northern Ghana

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Elsevier
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Copyright © 2018 Elsevier Ltd
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0264-8377
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10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.01.011
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Abstract

•Urban food system governance involves a configuration of heterogeneous interacting individual and institutional actors.•Food system governors and subjects co-construct everyday governance.•Actors take advantage of overlaps, plurality and ambiguity through forum and institutional shopping to advance their agendas.•Hybrid governance occurs when multiple institutions acknowledge each other or ally with each other to co-govern.•There is a special need for transparency in hybrid governance processes.

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Land Use PolicyElsevier

Published: Apr 1, 2018

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